FAQ's & LOCAL RESOURCES
Is Bay View a private beach?
Bay View Beach is a private beach and is available to all homeowners within the association limits. Each home is provided with one beach tag and can be used by homeowners and their families or guests. Beach homes that are rental properties must provide the tenants of the property the use of a beach tag.
If I reside outside of the association limits, can I buy a membership in order to use the beach?
Unless you live in the geographical confines of the Bay View Beach Association, we are sorry but you are unable to join. Bay View Improvement Association members pay an additional property tax every year. Contact the City Of Milford for a list of City Beaches.
When is garbage, recycling, yard waste and bulk pickup?
Garbage is picked up every Thursday and Recycling every other Thursday from the front of the property.
Homes in Bay View follow the City of Milford refuse and bulk pick up schedule
Can I drive a golf cart in BVIA?
Per the Milford Police Department: Municipalities, more specifically the legal traffic authority (L.T.A) of said municipality MAY authorize use of golf carts on specified municipality roadways when statutory criteria has been satisfied (i.e. speed limit under, lighting, flags etc). For further clarification please contact Milford, CT Police Department: 430 Boston Post Road Milford, CT 203 878-6551
Where is the nearest dog park?
The nearest dog park is Eisenhower Dog Park located on 975 West River Street. For a list of dog parks in CT visit https://www.visitconnecticut.com/state/dog-parks-off-leash/
Friendly reminder, per Milford City Ordinance, dogs are not permitted on beaches in Milford at any time of the year.
Where is the nearest Farmer's Market?
There are several farmer's markets nearby:
Downtown Milford Farmer's Market, Saturdays 9am - 12:30pm
Village of Devon Farmer's Market, Sundays 9am - 2pm
Walnut Beach Farmer's Market, Thursdays 4pm-7pm
And you can always visit our local Robert Treat Farm, selling fresh produce on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays
Do you have a question about our beach?
Visit our Beach FAQs
Do you have a question about our annual meeting?
Visit our Annual Meeting FAQ
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MILFORD & CT RESOURCES
City of Milford
City of Milford Emergency Management
City of Milford Sign Up for E-alerts
Milford Solid Waste/Trash & Recycling Division
Downtown Milford CT
Milford Restaurants & Take out
Milford Chamber of Commerce
Important Milford Connecticut Links
Milford Beaches and Parks
Connecticut Office of Tourism
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